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Boyle Heights

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Police Seek Public’s Help In Finding Sexual Battery Suspect In Boyle Heights

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a sexual battery suspect in Boyle Heights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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$50K Reward Announced In Fatal Boyle Heights Hit-And-Run

Authorities announced Tuesday a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the hit-and-run driver responsible for killing a pedestrian earlier this year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2014

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$50K Reward To Be Announced In Fatal Boyle Heights Hit-And-Run

Authorities say a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the hit-and-run driver responsible for killing a pedestrian back in February.

03/30/2014

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LAPD Officer Injured During Confrontation With Suspect In Boyle Heights

An LAPD officer was injured Friday during a confrontation with a suspect in Boyle Heights.

03/28/2014

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Man Wants Answers After Wife Found Dead In Lake At Boyle Heights Park

A man wants answers after his wife’s body was discovered Thursday floating in a lake at a park in Boyle Heights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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Woman’s Body Discovered Floating In Lake At Boyle Heights Park

A woman’s body was discovered Thursday floating in a lake at a park in Boyle Heights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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Controversy Surrounds Proposal That Would Increase Malpractice Damage Cap

A proposal that would increase the malpractice damage cap, which has remained at $250,000 for several decades, has gotten mixed reactions in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/21/2014

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Toxic Plan For Vernon Battery Plant Approved

The South Coast Air Quality Management District says it approved the plan for Exide Technologies on Wednesday.

03/20/2014

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Exide Plant Under Fire Again Over Health Hazards

Residents demanded answers from Exide Technologies officials Wednesday night at a community forum held to discuss recent results of soil testing that found elevated lead levels in soil near the facility.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2014

A LAPD motorcycle officer was reportedly hit by a suspected drunk driver in East LA Sunday night. (credit: CBS)

LAPD Motorcycle Officer Reportedly Struck By DUI Driver

The officer was transported to a nearby hospital.

03/16/2014

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Statewide Amber Alert Issued For 4 Kids Allegedly Taken By Parents

The California Highway Patrol has issued a statewide Amber Alert after authorities say a couple allegedly fled a Boyle Heights home with their four young children.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2014

Edward Lopez is accused of kidnapping a 3-year-old girl in Boyle Heights. (credit: CBS)

Man Sentenced To 35 Years For Kidnapping, Molesting 3-Year-Old Girl

A 55-year-old man who kidnapped a 3-year-old girl from a Boyle Heights party and sexually molested her was sentenced Tuesday to 35 years in state prison.

03/11/2014

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State Tests Confirm Lead Contamination In Soil Surrounding Vernon Battery Recycling Plant

A study has found lead contamination in the soil surrounding a controversial battery recycling plant in Vernon, according to state regulators.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2014

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Boyle Heights Man Indicted For Aiming Laser Pointer At Sheriff’s Helicopter

Authorities say a Boyle Heights man has been charged with pointing a laser beam at a law enforcement helicopter.

03/06/2014

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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Boyle Heights Shooting

An argument outside a bar left one man dead and another injured early Monday morning in Boyle Heights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2014

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